J. Cole Deciphers ‘2014 Forest Hills Drive,’ Childhood And More On ‘Tavis Smiley’

That boy from Fayetteville, NC is steadily making his rounds at the media circuit. J. Cole’s first stop arrived at The Tavis Smily Show, where the “Fire Squad” rapper delved into his personal life from his upbringing in North Carolina to perfecting his craft of being a revered storyteller.

Earlier this week a clip of Cole discussing the process behind one of his 2014 Forest Hills Drive melodies, “Love Yourz,” was released, but now you can enjoy the interview in its entirety.

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The 30-year-old emcee is also gearing up for his worldwide tour in support of the aforementioned project, along with his Dreamville compadres Bas, Cozz, and Omen, and his fellow lyrical spar partners YG, Big Sean, and Pusha T. The concert will also include R&B singers Jhene Aiko and Jeremih for certain dates, and the trek begins in Europe on Apr. 30 in Zurich, Switzerland at Komplex.

Check out the interview below.

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